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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvincePennsylvania
County/ParishIndiana
LocalityBlack Lick
Latitude40.46
Longitude-79.19
Institution CodeCm
Collection CodeHerps
Catalog Number8090
Collected ByWehrle, Richard W
Date Collected1934-09-01

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Herpetology maintains a collection of more than 207,500 specimens and ranks as about the ninth largest amphibian and reptile collection in the United States. Ninety percent are fluid preserved; others are preserved as skeletons, skins, mounts, or cleared and stained preparations. Notable historic collections rich in type specimens are the Taylor Philippine collection, the Le Boutellier collection of South American snakes, and specimens from early museum expeditions to the Isle of Pines and Angola. Collection data are completely computerized. Collection growth has averaged 1–2% per year. There are approximately 35 new research loans a year handled by the collection manager, and around 80 research data inquiries are filled annually. Research is supported by a library with an outstanding collection of 19th-century herpetological literature (Gunther Collection) and more than 22,000 reprints.

Contacts

Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org
Name Laura Russell
RoleVertNet Programmer
Emaillarussell@vertnet.org
Name David Bloom
RoleVertNet Coordinator
Emaildbloom@vertnet.org
Name John Wieczorek
RoleInformation Architect
Emailtuco@berkeley.edu
Name Stephen Rogers
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrogerss@carnegiemnh.org

Citation

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urn:catalog:CM:Herps:8090. 8090. CM Herps Collection. . http://portal.idigbio.org/portal/recordsets/045aa661-f985-4203-80ff-98daafdfe377. Accessed on December 18, 2018.
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRANA PALUSTRIS
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Amphibia | Anura | RANIDAE | RANA
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAmphibia
OrderAnura
FamilyRanidae
GenusRana
Specific Epithetpalustris
Taxon Rankspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog Number8090
Preparationswhole animal in alcohol
Individual Count1
Institution CodeCM
Collection CodeHerps
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:8090
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByWEHRLE, RICHARD W
Date Collected1934-09-01
Year1934
Month9
Day1
Start Day of Year244
End Day of Year244
Collection RemarksPREPARED 5 SEP 1934.
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvincePennsylvania
CountyIndiana
Higher GeographyNORTH AMERICA | UNITED STATES | PENNSYLVANIA | INDIANA | | | |
ContinentNorth America
LocalityBLACK LICK
Verbatim LocalityNorth America | United States | Pennsylvania | Indiana | BLACK LICK
Decimal Latitude40.46
Decimal Longitude-79.19
Maximum Elevation in Meters441.96
Minimum Elevation in Meters441.96
Verbatim Elevation1450 FT
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters1145
Geodetic DatumNAD83
Georeferenced Byavr (CM)
Georeferenced Date8/11/2006 0:00:00
Other
Languageen
Modified2017-08-15
IDurn:catalog:CM:Herps:8090
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://portal.vertnet.org/o/cm/herps?id=8090
dwc:establishmentMeansnative
dwc:occurrenceStatuspresent
dwc:georeferenceVerificationStatusrequires verification
dcterms:accessRightshttp://vertnet.org/resources/norms.html
dwc:georeferenceSourcesTerrain Navigator Pro v 7.0 USGS 1:24,000
dcterms:licensehttps://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
dwc:institutionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34702
dwc:verbatimCoordinateSystemdecimal degrees
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